Bonded Logistics announces promotions at contract packaging arm, Bonded Pac

CHARLOTTE, NC (January 26, 2016) – Bonded Logistics, a leading provider of third party logistics and supply chain management, announced today that it has promoted Jon Hayward to Vice President and Kara Jesse to Key Account Manager at its contract packaging arm, Bonded Pac.

Hayward has been leading Bonded Pac as General Manager since 2012.  He was instrumental in the company’s move to a 215,000 sq. ft. facility (2014) where it provides contract packaging services such as display assembly, kitting, sleeving, and rework.  He will continue to report to COO Dave Jesse and focus on sustaining the growth the division has seen from current as well as new business in recent years.

“Jon has played a key part in the growth of our packaging division,” stated Scott Carr, President of Charlotte, NC, based Bonded Logistics. “His broad range of experience has allowed him to excel in all areas of the business, from operations to sales and client support.  I am excited to see what the future holds for Bonded Pac with Jon at the helm.”

Jesse has been working with Bonded Pac since 2011, most recently as Project Manager.  In her new role, she will help grow new business with existing customers while continuing to lead the group’s estimating and project management efforts. Jesse will continue to report to Vice President of Bonded Pac, Jon Hayward.

“Kara has really made a positive impact on our customers since she started with us,” said Hayward. “She is very knowledgeable about our services and presents herself very well.  I believe our customers will get a big benefit from being able to work directly with Kara to manage existing as well as new projects for them.”

Bonded Pac is a dedicated group that provides value-added contract packaging solutions by offering packaging expertise, increased flexibility, cost reductions, and greater speed to market.  Strategically located in Charlotte, a major shipping hub, Bonded Pac focuses on helping clients identify and implement cost effective packaging solutions by keeping packaging, warehousing, and transportation with a single-source provider.  Learn more about Bonded Pac by visiting

Leave a Reply